Family Friendly Events in Middle Tennessee

Christmas Open House & Candlelight Tour

Sam Davis Home 1399 Sam Davis Road, Smyrna, TN

Bring your family and enjoy a day of 19th century holiday tradition. Make an ornament for your tree while sipping wassail and listening to carols. Take as candlelit tour of the historic house and see how the Davis family celebrated the holidays. *Regular admission

$10 – $15


Adventure Science Center 800 Fort Negley Boulevard, Nashville, TN

Polaris has returned to the Sudekum Planetarium and we’re inviting you to a special pajama party. Yes, you’re encouraged to wear your comfies, sit back, relax, and take a journey with polar pals James and Vladimir! At the end of the show, you’ll receive a hot cocoa and get to watch a liquid nitrogen marshmallow ...

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Christmas Open House @ Rock Castle

Historic Rock Castle 139 Rock Castle Lane, Hendersonville, TN

  Join us for a cozy winter’s evening at the home of General Daniel & Sarah Smith… Join us for a cozy winter’s evening at the home of General Daniel & Sarah Smith… Bring your family and friends to tour the 1784 Historic Rock Castle home this holiday season and enjoy a taste of Christmas ...

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Clarksville Festival of the Nativities

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Clarksville 801 Lafayette Road, Clarksville, TN

DECEMBER 3-5, 2022 4 – 8 P.M. DAILY  3242 Hwy 41-A S Clarksville TN 37043   The 13th annual Clarksville Festival of the Nativity is offered as a gift to communities including and surrounding Clarksville, TN. This festival encourages attendees to reflect on the humble birth and life of Jesus Christ, our Savior, and is a three-day, ...

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The Last Holiday @ The Franklin Theatre

The Franklin Theatre 419 Main Street, Franklin, TN

  Upon learning of a terminal illness, a shy woman decides to sell all her possessions and live it up at a posh Central European hotel.   Please be aware the Franklin Theatre does not show previews. The movie will begin at the posted time.

$10.50 – $12.50

Titans Santa @ CoolSprings Galleria

Cool Springs Galleria 1800 Galleria Blvd, Franklin, TN

This one is for our Tennessee Titans fans!  On Wednesday, Dec. 7th, from 5pm-7pm, Santa will be sporting that two-tone blue and be accompanied by a few Titans Cheerleaders & T-Rac, the Titans mascot! Put on your favorite player's jersey & come on out for a visit & photos with Titans Santa! #TitanUp More info: This ...

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Deaf Santa At The Brentwood Library

Brentwood Library 8109 Concord Rd, Brentwood, TN

The Library is coordinating with the Brentwood Deaf Camp to hold our first ever Deaf Holiday Event! Join us to visit with Deaf Santa and enjoy some holiday fun. *Please note that this program's goal is to provide the deaf community with an inclusive experience. Santa and his elves will be using American Sign Language ...

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Schermerhorn Symphony Center 1 Symphony Pl, Nashville, TN

Nashville Symphony & Chorus | Aram Demirjian, conductor | Tucker Biddlecombe, chorus director | Yulia Van Doren, soprano | Sofia Selowsky, mezzo-soprano | Matthew White, tenor | David Crawford, bass Featuring the resounding Hallelujah Chorus, it’s Nashville's grandest Messiah – full of passion, drama and passages of stunning beauty. Celebrate the season as your Nashville Symphony & Chorus perform one of the most inspiring works of music ever written. 

$25 – $118

Santa Splash & Dash

Patterson Park Indoor Pool 521 Mercury Blvd., Murfreeesboro, TN

Friday, December 9, 2022 Just because it is cold doesn't mean you can't join us for a holiday pool party! Celebrate the holiday season with us and crafts, a meal and lots of swimming. It will be a holly jolly good time for all! For ages 8-14. December 9, 2022 Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM Location: View Facility ...

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$5 – $7